IKEA Voluntarily Issues Expanded Recall and Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk, Almond, and/or Hazelnut on Certain IKEA Chocolate Products
CHOKLAND MÖRK, CHOKLAND MÖRK 70%, CHOKLAD LINGON & BLABAR, CHOKLAD NÖT, GODIS CHOKLADKROKANT, GODIS CHOKLADRAN and CHOKLAD LJUS, are being recalled due to undeclared Milk, Hazelnuts and/or Almond. “All Best Before Dates”, Sold from April 30, 2015 to July 1, 2016.
IKEA had samples of chocolate analyzed and found them to contain milk, hazelnut and/or almond. Persons allergic to milk, hazelnuts and/or almonds may have a severe to life-threatening reaction after consuming the dark chocolate.
Products have been distributed Nationwide at IKEA retail stores and sold individually. There has been no complaints or reported incidents in the United States to date. IKEA of Sweden has had one reported complaint in Japan. The chocolate products do carry an advisory statement, which identifies that the chocolate products may contain milk and tree nuts.
Consumers are encouraged to return the affected products to the nearest IKEA store for a full refund, proof of purchase is not required. If you have any questions or concerns please call Customer Service toll free (24/7) at 1-888-966-4532 or www.IKEA-usa.com
We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
|Product Name||Size||UPC||Undeclared Allergens|
|CHOKLAD MORK Dark Chocolate Bar||3.5 oz. (100g)||1002939270003||Milk, Almond, Hazelnut|
|CHOKLAD MORK 70% Dark Chocolate Bars||3.5 0z. (100g)||1203080940009||Milk, Almond, Hazelnut|
|CHOKLAD LINGON & BLABAR||6.3 0z (180g)||1602184210009||Hazelnut, Almond|
|GODIS CHOKLADKROKANT Milk chocolate with butterscotch||15.9 oz. (450g)||1202155040002||Hazelnut, Almond|
|GODIS CHOKLADRAN Wafer filled and covered with chocolate||5.9 oz. (168g)||1202290300009||Hazelnut, Almond|
|CHOKLAD LJUS Milk Chocolate Bar||3.5 oz. (100g)||1402939250003||Hazelnut, Almond|
|CHOKLAD NÖT Milk Chocolate with hazelnut||3.5 oz. (100g)||1202939260008||Almond|
Food Safety Specialist